27 June 2000
Albert Marquet (1875-1947)
Péniches à Méricourt
signed 'Marquet' (lower left); inscribed and dated 'Péniches Méricourt 37' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
20 x 241/8 in. (50.8 x 61.3 cm.)
Painted in 1937
Paul Vallotton, Lausanne (no. 9295).
Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner in the 1950s.
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The Wildenstein Institute will include this painting in their forthcoming Marquet catalogue raisonné.
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